Grosses

'Heaven Is For Real' Edges Out 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' for First Place Again on WednesdayApril 24, 2014 07:10 AM

by Shawn Robbins

Sony reports that Heaven Is for Real added another $1.87 million to its haul on Wednesday, representing a 23 percent drop from Tuesday and 49 percent from its opening Wednesday last week. The hit faith-based film has tallied $36.35 million domestically so far, 6 percent ahead of the 8-day total of Son of God.

Captain America: The Winter Soldier dropped 20 percent from Tuesday to $1.77 million yesterday, also giving it a 50 percent week-to-week decline. The sequel's 20-day domestic total is $207.1 million, 19 percent ahead of where Thor: The Dark World stood at the same point.

Rio 2 earned $1.51 million yesterday, off 22 percent from Tuesday and 50 percent from Wednesday of last week. With $81.2 million in the bank so far, the animated sequel's 13-day gross is 7 percent behind the pace of its 2011 predecessor.

Warner Bros. reports that Transcendence posted $0.76 million yesterday, off 26 percent from Tuesday. The sci-fi flick has taken in $13.68 million through 6 days, 26 percent less than 2011's Source Code in the same time frame.

Disneynature's Bears claimed $0.61 million on Wednesday for a 35 percent decline from is Earth Day boost on Tuesday. The flick's 6-day total is $6.97 million, or about 46 percent less than the 6-day start of 2012's Chimpanzee.

Last but not least, A Haunted House 2 slid 27 percent from Tuesday to bring in $0.45 million yesterday. Having taken in $10.58 million so far, the sequel is behind the pace of its 2013 predecessor by 49 percent.

 

Daily Domestic Gross Mon, Dec. 15 2008

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Dec. 15 2008LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008)$2,336,739-66%3,560--$656$32,816,0681Fox
2Four Christmases$1,096,803-64%3,540205$310$88,874,4463Warner Bros. / New Line
3Twilight (2008)$712,269-64%3,64929$195$150,756,7444Summit
4Australia$435,377-59%2,703-18$161$38,203,9483Fox
5Bolt$425,872-80%3,133-383$136$89,273,4904Disney
6Quantum of Solace$362,638-60%2,635-788$138$157,946,0855Sony / Columbia
7Nothing Like the Holidays$269,263-71%1,671--$161$3,800,8101Overture
8Transporter 3$238,211-62%2,541-85$94$29,616,1963Lionsgate
9Role Models$205,039-47%1,328-579$154$64,337,0096Universal
10Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa$188,794-80%2,768-549$68$170,125,0646Paramount / DreamWorks